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  • 1 February 2016
    Business & Finance

    The UDDP Project of Dhaka WASA organized a workshop on ‘Mechanical Dredging to Reduce Urban Water Logging’ in the CCC Conference Hall Chittagong last month. UDDP initiated this workshop to share experience and disseminate information about mechanical dredging in Dhaka with the workshop participants from Chittagong City Corporation and Chittagong WASA. Mr. Taco de Vries, […]

  • 24 July 2018

    Two workers have died following a gas cylinder blast on board a vessel at Chittagong Marine Dockyard.

  • 19 July 2006

    The fate of public oil tanker Banglar Shourabh, which caught fire last month at the outer anchorage of Chittagong port, is likely to be decided tomorrow whether it will be repaired or scrapped. State Minister for Shipping M Quamrul Islam is scheduled to visit Chittagong tomorrow to give the final decision about the wrecked tanker, […]

  • 16 September 2006

    Although the essential security alarm system at Chittagong and Mongla ports for ships, remained off for the last four consecutive days, the government and high officials of the Chittagong Port Authority seem to be in no hurry to immediately restore the system. When contacted, State Minister for Shipping Quamrul Islam echoed Port Chairman AMM Shahadat […]

  • 26 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    One worker died and two were injured in a gas pipeline blast at a ship breaking yard in Chittagong district, Bangladesh, according to local media. The workers were cutting iron sheets inside the yard at around 9:30 am local time Tuesday, when a gas cylinder burst and exploded. The injured men were transported to the Chittagong Medical College and […]

  • 21 July 2017
    Business & Finance

    Bangladeshi port of Chittagong could soon clear up the congestion which started building up at the site in May 2017, local media said citing Chittagong Port Authority (CPA). Officials reportedly informed that the port plans to undertake a number of measures to deal with the issues which arose due to an increase in seasonal imports at the port, […]

  • 7 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Fiqran International Trading Ltd, a private sector joint venture between the UAE and Bangladesh, plans to purchase three dredgers from the Dutch dredger builder Royal IHC, according to The Financial Express (FE). Two companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) earlier this week in Chittagong, Bangladesh. These high capacity dredging vessels will be used for dredging operations […]

  • 26 December 2011

      The Panama-flagged Hanjin Semarang got stuck at the entrance of Chittagong upon being distracted by foggy weather. The cargo ship mistakenly entered the channel’s southern portion, comparatively less deep than the regular northern part, and ran aground between Buoy No. 1 and Buoy No. 3. Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) Secretary Farhad Uddin Ahmed, however, […]

  • 19 October 2016
    Business & Finance

    Bangladesh’s Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has selected three companies to carry out a feasibility study, which started in September 2016, for the Bay Terminal, a new facility to be constructed at the port.  The companies, including HPC Hamburg Port Consulting, a subsidiary of Hamburger Hafen und Logistik AG (HHLA), Hamburg-based Sellhorn Engineering and KS Consultants […]

  • 27 November 2012

    The German Ambassador to Bangladesh, Dr. Albrecht Conze has visited Western Marine Shipyard Ltd. in Chittagong on 25 November 2012 to see the work progress & potentiality of the shipbuilding industry in Bangladesh. During the visit he was accompanied by the German Honorary Consul in Chittagong Mr. Shakir Ispahani. This is his first visit to […]

  • 17 August 2017
    Business & Finance

    The number of navigation incidents in port approaches and anchorages at Bangladeshi port of Chittagong area is on the rise, according to marine insurer Gard. Gard has been notified of several recent collisions and groundings in the Chittagong Port Authority’s (CPA) outer anchorage, which is very congested with vessels arriving at the anchorage for lighterage operations […]

  • 3 June 2014
    Business & Finance

    Malaysian Maritime and Dredging Corporation is facing government punishment for not completing Karnaphuli capital dredging project, chairman of the Parliamentary Standing Committee (PSC) on Shipping Ministry Rafiqul Islam announced. The Malaysian firm signed a contract with the Chittagong Port Authority on April 28, 2011 to conduct the dredging project, which was supposed to be concluded […]

  • 11 October 2006

    A lighter vessel carrying huge quantity of imported wheat sank in the Chittagong Port channel last evening. Sources said the MV Shah Badar-1 loaded with 1,400 tonnes of wheat sank near jetty No. 15 while entering the port from the Red Buoy in the outer bar area of the port around 9:00pm. Another passing vessel, […]

  • 29 January 2012

    Western Marine Group has handed over one catamaran type passenger ship named ‘Western Cruise’ to Chittagong Boat Club (CBC) today, 29 January 2012. The ship was handed over to the Chief Guest of the event Vice Admiral Zahir Uddin Ahmed, Chief of the Naval Staff through a mezban festive, a traditional celebration in Chittagong. Begum […]

  • 26 August 2015
    Business & Finance

    One worker died and two were injured in a gas pipeline blast at a ship breaking yard in Chittagong district, Bangladesh, according to local media. The workers were cutting iron sheets inside the yard at around 9:30 am local time Tuesday, when a gas cylinder burst and exploded. The injured men were transported to the Chittagong Medical College and […]

  • 6 July 2011
    Business & Finance

    The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has launched a capital dredging project at the port… (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, July 6, 2011;

  • 11 January 2012

    Western Marine Shipyard, the country’s leading shipbuilding company, is ready to deliver a catamaran type passenger vessel to the Chittagong Boat Club. Such type of vessels is the largest in Bangladesh and it costs more than BDT 8 crore. The catamaran type passenger vessel was launched on 8th January 2012. Catamaran is a fully air-conditioned […]

  • 15 December 2011

      Approximately 50 feet film of oil floating and spreading Kadam Rasul from Kumira coast was spotted yesterday. The origin of the oil spill 10km long is still unknown. Boatmen, fishermen and people travelling between Sandwip and Chittagong believe that the ship-breaking industry is the one who should be blamed for. The fact is that […]

  • 30 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Western Marine Group has handed over one catamaran type passenger ship named ‘Western Cruise’ to Chittagong Boat Club (CBC) on  29 January 2012. The ship was handed over to the Chief Guest of the event Vice Admiral Zahir Uddin Ahmed, Chief of the Naval Staff through a mezban festive, a traditional celebration in Chittagong. Begum […]

  • 18 May 2010

    The government has taken up a number of projects to upgrade the infrastructure and other relevant facilities of Chittagong and Mongla… [mappress] Source: thefinancialexpress,May 19, 2010;

  • 10 January 2012

    Western Marine Shipyard, the country’s leading shipbuilding company, is ready to deliver a catamaran type passenger vessel to the Chittagong Boat Club. Such type of vessels is the largest in Bangladesh and it costs more than BDT 8 crore. The catamaran type passenger vessel was launched on 8th January 2012. Catamaran is a fully air-conditioned […]

  • 6 July 2011

    The Chittagong Port Authority (CPA) has launched a capital dredging project at the port…   (bdnews24) [mappress] Source: bdnews24, July 6, 2011;